Breast implants are used in cosmetic surgery to enhance the shape and look of breasts. Breast implants is one of the procedures done in a mommy makeover surgery. The implants can be used for to purposes.
They are used to reconstruct the breast mound after undergoing a mastectomy. This is the removal of the breasts mostly for breast cancer treatment.
Implants are also used to boost the size and shape of breasts. This makes you have more self-confidence and a high self-esteem.
When to have the implants
The decision to have these implants should be taken with due diligence. It is important that you consider the potential health risks involved. You should also take into account the financial cost involved.
It is also a great idea to talk with your doctor and cosmetic surgeon for more advice. The professional will be in a better position to explain to you the procedure itself and all the potential risks.
The implants are artificial and have a life expectancy of ten to fifteen years. After this duration, they might require being replaced. The procedure is performed under general anaesthetic and take about sixty to ninety minutes.
During the procedure, an incision will be made in the skin that is next to the breast that is treated. Your surgeon will inform you of the location of the incisions before the procedure. This will help you to be aware of where the scar will be.
The implant is placed between you chest muscle and breast tissue. The implants might also be positioned behind your chest muscle. Once the implants are in the right place, the incision is then stitched and covered using a dressing.
Mostly you will be allowed to go home on the same day, or you might be required to stay in the facility overnight. You are supposed to rest before you can undertake normal activities. You can resume your usual task after a month. With a few months, your breasts will start to feel and look better.
Breast implants have physical, social and psychological benefits. Physically they will help you attain the shape of the breast that you have always desired to have. You will have a good body shape that will make you have a higher self-esteem and confidence.
With better body shape, you reduce the risk you might have because of body shape that is not appealing. Socially you will be able to interact with other people in a more comfortable manner.…